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Networking two XP computers using Crossover Cable


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Right so here goes..

I can see each computer, and am able to transfer files between the two computers. However I cannon get the internet to work on the second computer(the one without the net connection). I have followed endless amounts of posts from others with similar problems but haven't yet been able to solve it!

IP info from Host PC with net connection:
Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

D:\Documents and Settings\User>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

		Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : MUNCHER
		Primary Dns Suffix  . . . . . . . :
		Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
		IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : Yes
		WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
		DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : lan

Ethernet adapter Internet:

		Connection-specific DNS Suffix  . : lan
		Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Attansic L1 Gigabit Ethernet 10/100/
1000Base-T Controller
		Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1D-60-A6-A7-A3
		Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
		Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
		IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.65
		Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
		Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.254
		DHCP Server . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.254
		DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.1.254
		Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : Tuesday, June 30, 2009 8:51:27 AM
		Lease Expires . . . . . . . . . . : Wednesday, July 01, 2009 8:51:27 AM

Ethernet adapter Office:

		Connection-specific DNS Suffix  . :
		Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Eth
ernet NIC
		Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-E0-4C-0D-2A-B8
		Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
		IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1
		Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
		Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

And the ip from the second computer:
Microsoft(R) Windows DOS
(C)Copyright Microsoft Corp 1990-2001.

C:\DOCUME~1\USER>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

		Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : user-be7e8c63bc
		Primary Dns Suffix  . . . . . . . :
		Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Mixed
		IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
		WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

		Connection-specific DNS Suffix  . :
		Description . . . . . . . . . . . : NVIDIA nForce Networking Controller
		Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1F-C6-C2-0E-E5
		Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
		IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.2
		Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
		Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

Can you see where I am going wrong?
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Don't worry! I gave up and went out and bought a cheap hub. Does the trick in seconds.. If you have this same problem, buy a hub. Its the hassle free way!

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Don't worry! I gave up and went out and bought a cheap hub. Does the trick in seconds.. If you have this same problem, buy a hub. Its the hassle free way!

INDEED! much easier
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